Sawgrass Springs Middle School

  • Sawgrass Springs Middle School serves 1,158 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Sawgrass Springs Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Sawgrass Springs Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Sawgrass Springs Middle School's student population of 1,158 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sawgrass Springs Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sawgrass Springs Middle School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank
15%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
32%
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Black
26%
23%
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White
35%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sawgrass Springs Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.710.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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